Tag Archives: Pillows

Nov ‘19 OMG Finish

My November ‘19 One Monthly Goal was to make a Penguin Party pillow (Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman) to add to my holiday decor this Christmas. I did simple one-inch apart straight-line quilting on this pillow cover. You may notice if you look … Continue reading

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Dec ‘18 OMG Finishes

My December ‘18 One Monthly Goal was to make a total of four pillow covers. For Christmas for my stepdaughter, Alisha, and her new wife, Wendy, I made two teal/whirl bed-size shams to go with their Wedding Whirl Quilt wedding present. I can’t … Continue reading


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Sept ‘18 OMG Finishes

My September ‘18 One Monthly Goal was another two-fold goal. Part one was finishing my Alison Glass Feathers quilt top made with her gorgeous (though challenging to sew with due to heavy raveling) Kaleidoscope fabric, and I did get it done … Continue reading

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Feb ‘18 OMG

This past Sunday I got together with my women’s book group. Our January book was Elizabeth Gilbert’s newest book titled, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear. We had a discussion about what we need in order to be creative, and … Continue reading

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2018 Qtr 1 Finish-A-Long Goals

I have four goals that I am highly motivated to accomplish this first quarter of 2018, and for the first time since joining the quarterly finish-alongs back in 2015, I am planning to keep all of these projects. The first … Continue reading

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Happy Hedgehog Holidays!

I made my friend, Kristen, a Hazel Hedgehog pillow for Christmas and for her birthday which is on Christmas, I made her a simple tote bag using a Cotton+Steel Canvas Hedgehog print by Sarah Watts. And for her son, Aidan, … Continue reading

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November ‘17 OMG Finish

I am so grateful to Patty at Elm Street Quilts for hosting One Monthly Goal this year. So far I’ve been able to meet all my monthly goals, and I’ve used these goals to push me a little. For my November … Continue reading

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Pillows Galore–OMG Nov ’17

My One Monthly Goal for November ’17 is to finish five pillow covers. The first two are very simple Christmas pillows featuring Michael Miller’s Llama Navidad fabrics: Next is a Hazel Hedgehog pillow I will make from the block below … Continue reading

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Hexie Pillows

  My September ’17 One Monthly Goal was to make two pillows for my office. For the last year I’ve been tempted by several different hexie swaps on Instagram, and when I saw there was a rainbow hexie swap open earlier this year, … Continue reading

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Purple Mini Doxie

A year ago you NEVER would have heard the words “I’m starting to like paper piecing” come out of my mouth. I think words like “hate”, “frustrating” and maybe even stronger phrases came out of my mouth related to paper … Continue reading

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